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Fill list of American Music Award 2012 winners!

Artist of the Year Justin Bieber – WINNER

Drake Maroon 5 Katy Perry Rihanna

New Artist of the Year Carly Rae Jepsen – WINNER

J. Cole fun. Gotye One Direction

Favorite Male Artist – Pop / Rock Justin Bieber – WINNER

Flo Rida Pitbull Usher

Favorite Female Artist – Pop / Rock Katy Perry – WINNER

Kelly Clarkson Nicki Minaj Rihanna

Favorite Band, Duo or Group – Pop / Rock Maroon 5 – WINNER

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Favorite Album – Pop / Rock Justin Bieber – “Believe” – WINNER

Maroon 5 – “Overexposed” Nicki Minaj – “Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded” One Direction – “Up All Night”

Favorite Male Artist – Country Luke Bryan – WINNER Jason Aldean Eric Church Favorite Female Artist – Country Taylor Swift – WINNER Miranda Lambert Carrie Underwood Favorite Band, Duo or Group – Country Lady Antebellum – WINNER Zac Brown Band Rascal Flatts Favorite Album – Country Carrie Underwood – “Blown Away” – WINNER Luke Bryan – “Tailgates & Tanlines” Lionel Richie – “Tuskegee” Favorite Artist – Rap / Hip-hop Nicki Minaj – WINNER Drake Tyga Favorite Album – Rap – Hip-hop Nicki Minaj – “Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded” – WINNER J. Cole – “Cole World: The Sideline Story” Drake – “Take Care” Favorite Male Artist – Soul / R&B Usher – WINNER Chris Brown Trey Songz Favorite Female Artist – Soul / R&B Beyonce – WINNER Mary J. Blige Rihanna Favorite Album – Soul / R&B Rihanna – “Talk That Talk” – WINNER Chris Brown – “Fortune” Usher – “Looking 4 Myself” Favorite Artist – Alternative Rock Linkin Park – WINNER The Black Keys Gotye Favorite Artist – Adult Contemporary Adele – WINNER Kelly Clarkson Train Favorite Artist – Latin Shakira – WINNER Don Omar Pitbull Favorite Artist – Contemporary Inspirational tobyMac – WINNER Jeremy Camp Newsboys Favorite Artist – Electronic Dance Music (EDM) David Guetta – WINNER Calvin Harris Skrillex Photo by Getty Images Europe



Introducing… Elle Varner

Her twitter bio reads “32 Flavors and then some.,” that’s enough for us to love her forever as it is a lyric from our all-time favorite song. For some, living a dream is a privilege…a blessing, if you will. For others, it’s more of a calling. There’s no doubt that Elle Varner’s creative journey should be filed in the latter category, but even as her destiny unfolds before her, she can barely believe her eyes.

Hers was a childhood steeped in hooks and verses, melodies and choruses. Whether flipping through her mother’s Motown collection, singing along to Burt Bacharach classics or accompanying her songwriter parents to their recording sessions, music was an ever-present force. It’s the only life she knew. “Growing up in the studio was absolutely normal for me, but looking back, I realize that it’s not a very common environment for a kid,” Elle says. “At an early age, I absorbed so much about music and learned how to create a song, from beginning to end. My dad always asked for my opinion about what he was working on and I remember my mom would ask, ‘What word should I add here?’ They really empowered me.”

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Nicola Roberts’ debut album “Cinderella’s Eyes” has leaked!

The third Girl Aloud to release an album, Nicola Roberts, has gotten her album Cinderella’s Eyes leaked! Not good for the British pop singer, but something tells us she has more tricks up her sleeve. Lo Click here to be forwarded to another blog to investigate the leak.